Tag Archives: wrist

Jul
8
2013
mavric sl 610

A breakthrough in imaging technology developed at Hospital for Special Surgery in collaboration with GE Healthcare and Stanford University now allows doctors to better diagnose metal implant complications, in some … More…

Aug
31
2012

Common Wrist Injuries in Tennis Players

by Dr. David Dines and Dr. Joshua Dines
Tennis player

Wrist injuries in tennis players are, unfortunately, very common and can result from a single traumatic event or from chronic repetitive motions. Juan Martin Del Potro won the 2009 US … More…

Aug
15
2012
wrist pain

Q1. I spend a lot of time at work typing on the keyboard and my wrist sometimes hurt. What can I do to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome? To prevent carpal … More…

Aug
1
2012
Elbow pain

Q1. I was in a car accident that damaged my brachial plexus and now I have chronic pain. Are there non-surgical treatments for the pain? Chronic pain after brachial plexus … More…

Jan
18
2012
Dr. Michelle Carlson, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. I had UCL surgery on my thumb in August of ’09. Can anything be done if the surgeon made the ligament too tight? I cannot hold a 2 liter soda … More…

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April 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The NHL playoffs are underway, and having a strong abdominal and core muscle strength is important for keeping players in top form. Gregory Reinhardt, HSS Physical Therapist, says: "While skating, the activation of a hockey player's oblique muscles is crucial for their ability to constantly push off from their skates." To read more about core strength for hockey players, visit http://hss.edu/onthemove/core-strength-for-hockey-players/.

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